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OTA Requests Public Comments for 2018 Online Trust Audit Methodology

Thu, Sep 21, 2017

Reston, VA – The Online Trust Alliance (OTA), an Internet Society initiative, today issued a call for public comments about criteria for inclusion in its 2018 Online Trust Audit. Now in its tenth year, the Audit is recognized as benchmark research evaluating responsible online privacy and data security practices of more than 1,000 consumer-facing organizations across the public and private sectors.

Online Trust Alliance Responds to FTC Feedback Request with Suggested CAN-SPAM Act Modifications

Wed, Aug 30, 2017

Reston, VA – The Online Trust Alliance (OTA), an Internet Society (ISOC) initiative with the mission to enhance online trust, today announced it has submitted its response to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) request for comments about the CAN-SPAM Act. While OTA believes the U.S.

US Representatives DelBene and Langevin Receive the OTA's Cybersecurity, Privacy & Innovation Public Service Award

Tue, Jun 27, 2017

Washington, D.C. – The Online Trust Alliance, an Internet Society initiative with the mission to enhance online trust, today honored U.S. Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (D-WA) and Congressman Jim Cong Jim Langevin (RI)Langevin (D-RI) with its Cybersecurity, Privacy & Innovation Public Service Award.

OTA Members Reflect on Accomplishments Driving Online Security & Responsible Privacy

Thu, Jun 1, 2017

Bellevue, Wash. – As the Online Trust Alliance (OTA) combines resources with and becomes a key initiative of the Internet Society (ISOC), OTA’s members today reflected on what the non-profit has accomplished since it was founded in 2004.

OTA Details the Shared Responsibility of Businesses, Consumers and Government to Avoid IoT Weaponization

Tue, Mar 7, 2017

Bellevue, Wash. - The Online Trust Alliance (OTA), the non-profit with the mission to enhance online trust, today released its fourth in a series of vision papers entitled “Securing the Internet of Things; A Collaborative and Shared Responsibility.” The report, released in recognition of National Consumer Protection Week, outlines the imperative actions that businesses, consumers and government must take to ensure the security, privacy and vitality of Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

OTA Selected to Present its IoT Trust Framework at RSA Conference 2017

Fri, Feb 3, 2017

Feb. 8, 2017 - Bellevue, Wash. - The Online Trust Alliance (OTA) announced it has been selected to present its IoT Trust Framework® during a session at the RSA® Conference (RSAC) 2017.

OTA Announces Methodology for Ninth Annual Online Trust Audit

Tue, Jan 31, 2017

Criteria updated to reflect new security standards, responsible privacy practices and globally accepted security and resiliency best practices

Consumer Data Breaches Level Off While Other Incidents Skyrocket

Wed, Jan 25, 2017

OTA documents 82,000 “cyber incidents” in 2016 negatively impacting organizations;
admits there could have been more than 250,000 when accounting for unreported incidents

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